2015 Ford Focus is a new version with a downsized engine. You may feel rather unhappy with the news, but there are some revamped parts that make up for the loss. If we pay closer attention to its design, it seems that the car takes cues from the Aston Martin especially on the grill. We do not consider it as a bad thing. It is only taken as an inspiration. The new outer frame features sharp headlights and a rippled hood. While the front end has some significant tweaks, the rear end remains pretty much the same. Only some parts are really updated, like the taillights.
2015 Ford Focus exterior
The trunk lid has a new design as well. Take a look at the dashboard, there happens to be a new center console. There is also a new carpet overlapping the floor. The window glass comes with better insulation. It is nothing but to optimize noise reduction. Overall, the car has nice improvements over its predecessor. The car originally came from Europe, which is why it has sort of an upscale body.
The cabin is covered in good-looking materials. It also has a unique design. It feels so roomy inside. The front space allows the driver to move freely, while the rear space is pretty spacious to accommodate a few people. It is also very ample and let passengers move without a problem. Compared to other rivals, the legroom is quite limited. The hatchback model has a very streamlined design. You will love it so much. The technology additions are comprehensive. The interior is well-packaged with some fine features, like SYNC, Ford’s Bluetooth-based connectivity system. The latter allows us to accept phone calls without hassle.
2015 Ford Focus interior
There are also voice commands mounted at the right place. There is a feature that helps read incoming text messages, so you do not need to shift your focus to the phone screen. You can keep driving and the app will read every incoming text message. There are climate controls, MyFord Touch, etc. The latter comes as a replacement for the sound system knobs that appeared on the previous generation. There are two 4.2-inch displays that allow you to check out any information you need. They are accompanied by sensitive controls. Buyers have different opinions regarding the placement of the controls.
2015 Ford Focus engine
What’s about the engine? The standard model has a 2.0-liter four-cylinder that delivers 160 HP. This is not too bad for a car this size. If you need more power, you should switch to a bigger car. It works with a five-speed manual. It appears on all models as a standard feature. The manual offers rapid shifts, which in turn affects its fuel efficiency, rated at 27/38 city / highway. If you want a car that excels in fuel consumption, then this is the right option for you. Another engine 1.0-liter three-cylinder EcoBoost has better power and it is mated with a six-speed manual transmission. The mpg ratings are higher for this trim level. That’s what you need to know about the new 2015 Ford Focus. It has a fresher look and mouth-breather, so you should give it a try.